AKM Zamir Uddin | The Daily Star
  • AKM Zamir Uddin

  • Move to rid banks of NPL burden

    The central bank has moved to form an asset management company to deal with the growing non-performing loans (NPLs) of banks, as part of its efforts to perk up the ailing sector.
  • Banks plagued by liquidity crunch

    Banks are now offering double-digit interest rates for deposits in a desperate attempt to prop up their liquidity base amid high default
  • Trade deficit narrows

    Trade deficit squeezed by 8.42 percent in the first eight months of 2018-19 thanks to the steady growth of exports and a slowdown
  • Defaulters to get another lifeline

    The country's loan classification rules, which were tightened in 2012 to comply with global standards, are set to be relaxed by the
  • Private credit growth hits 53-month low

    Private sector credit growth hit a 53-month low in February thanks to the ongoing liquidity crunch brought about by the rising default